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The 12 volume Cambridge History of Latin America, the first large scale authoritative survey of Latin American history from ca 1500 to the present day, is a work of international collaborative scholarship It aims to provide a high level synthesis of existing knowledge in chapters written by leading scholars in their fields Each chapter is accompanied by a bibliographicaThe 12 volume Cambridge History of Latin America, the first large scale authoritative survey of Latin American history from ca 1500 to the present day, is a work of international collaborative scholarship It aims to provide a high level synthesis of existing knowledge in chapters written by leading scholars in their fields Each chapter is accompanied by a bibliographical essay.
Leslie Bethell is Emeritus Professor of Latin American History and Honorary Research Fellow of the Institute for the Study of the Americas, University of London Emeritus Fellow of St Antony s College, Oxford Senior Research Associate, Centro de Pesquisa e Documenta o de Hist ria Contempor nea do Brasil, Funda o Getulio Vargas, Rio de Janeiro and Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, D.C.He is a former Director of the Institute of Latin American Studies, University of London 1987 92 , and founding Director of the Centre for Brazilian Studies, University of Oxford 1997 2007.He has been Visiting Professor at a number of Brazilian and US universities and research institutions, including the Instituto Universit rio de Pesquisas do Rio de Janeiro 1979 , the University of California, San Diego 1986 , the University of Chicago 1992 3 , and the Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington D.C Fellow 1987 , Guest Scholar 1996 7 , Public Policy Scholar 2008 9, 2010 and 2011.Professor Bethell s research has been principally in the field of nineteenth and twentieth century Latin American and especially Brazilian political, social and cultural history His publications include The abolition of the Brazilian slave trade Cambridge, 1970 Port trans 1976 2nd Port trans 2002 , editor, with Ian Roxborough Latin America between the Second World War and the Cold War Cambridge, 1992 Port trans 1996 , The Paraguayan War 1864 1870 London, 1996 , editor Brasil fardo do passado, promessa do futuro Dez ensaios sobre politica e sociedade brasileira Rio de Janeiro, 2002 , Brazil by British and Irish authors Oxford, 2003 , editor, with Jos Murilo de Carvalho Joaquim Nabuco e os abolicionistas brit nicos Rio de Janeiro, 2008 Eng trans 2009 , and Charles Landseer Desenhos e Aquarelas de Portugal e do Brasil, 1825 1826 Rio de Janeiro Instituto Moreira Salles, 2010.He is Editor of the Cambridge History of Latin America 12 volumes, Cambridge University Press, 1984 2008 , which is also being published in Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese, and the author or co author of chapters on the Independence of Brazil and Brazil 1822 1850 in CHLA vol III Latin America, from Independence to c 1870 and four chapters on the politics of Brazil 1930 2002 in CHLA vol IX Brazil since 1930 2008.Professor Bethell serves on the International Advisory Councils of a number of Brazilian institutions and on the Editorial Boards of several Brazilian journals Professor Bethell has been awarded the Ordem Nacional do Cruzeiro do Sul by the Brazilian government Comendador in 1994, Grande Oficial in 1998 In 2004 he was elected a member of the Academia Brasileira de Ci ncias In 2010 he was elected a s cio correspondente one of twenty foreign associate members of the Academia Brasileira de Letras He also in 2010 received the Ordem Nacional do Merito Cientifico Comendador.He currently lives in Rio de Janeiro.He is the sole editor of the eleven volume Cambridge History of Latin America, a massive attempt at compiling and integrating the existing scholarship of Latin American studies 5 The entire product took than fifteen years to be completed 6 The work, was praised widely, with the historian Paul Gootenberg noting that the series had earned rave scholarly reviews throughout the 1990s 7 The Library Journal referred to the first two volumes of the series as the most detailed, comprehensive, and authoritative work on the subject available 8 , while the political scientist Paul W Drake called various volumes in the set landmark s in their field 9 Reviews were not completely positive, however, with some of the volumes being described as unwieldy 10 and skewed too much to the present age 11 Alternately, the series has also been criticized for its lack of coverage of issues whose impacts have extended into contemporary times and of the trends that had
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